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Sep 17, 2012 6:00am PDT
were killed. this is the biggest problem facing the u.s. military in large part because building up the afghan security forces is first priority here. they're turning their weapons on u.s. and international mentors at an alarming rate. it is undermining the trust. today i have to say the afghan security forces reported well here in kabul. they took to the streets. they were organized. they didn't fire on the protest iters. there were particuarlyly problems with insider attacks attacks on u.s. and coalition troops. bill: conor powell live in kabul. heather has more. heather: let's get a sense how widespread this is. look at some of the protests over the past week. here is a map and it marks at least 50 demonstrations reported so far from great britain all the way to australia. since friday the most violent protests have been in pakistan, lebanon, tunisia, yemen and the sudan. there is no sign of this slowing down. coming up we'll go live to tunisia for the latest on the unrest there. bill: kicked off there over the weekend. first now the attacks are raising questions whether or not u
FOX News
Sep 14, 2012 9:00am EDT
to the streets. some seeing throwing rocks over the concrete barrier built to protect the u.s. embassy from more damage. who knows what will happen today. welcome to america's newsroom. bill: i'm martha maccallum. good morning everybody. demonstrations in more than half a dozen countries. earlier egypt he's islamist president spoke on state tv. he made the most direct appeal to the public. he asked hem not to attack the u.s. diplomatic post. denouncing the murder of a u.s. ambassador to libya and three other americans. bill: want to start streaming live with leland vittert just above the concrete barrier. what is the latest, leland? >> reporter: he told the his people it is not islamic to attack the u.s. embassy. you can see the large concrete barrier erected by the egyptian military to keep protesters heading down the street where the american embassy is. the protesters erected their own steelcorr a gated barriers to protect them from the rocks police are throwing back. they're firing volley volleys of tear gas back and volume is are of robber bullets back at the protesters. we will give you a
FOX News
Sep 12, 2012 6:00am PDT
with a fox news alert where there is a deadly assault on the u.s. consulate in libya leaving four americans dead including the u.s. ambassador to this country. white house confirming the news a short time ago, calling ambassador chris stevens an exemplary representative for the united states and gave his life for our country. welcome to "america's newsroom." i'm bill hemmer. martha: good morning. bill. i'm martha macallum. a killing after u.s. ambassador, a violent event we have not seen in decades. how will the president react to this and also to the violence breaking out in egypt. bill: that is another attack on the u.s. embassy in cairo, egypt. this is video from there. [shouting] martha: protesters scaling the walls in cairo, tearing down the american flag, replacing it with a black islamic banner, similar to the one used by al qaeda. bill: want to start now. team fox coverage. greg palkot live in london. ed henry live at the white house. reaction from both. want to start with greg overseas. what is the latest there, greg? >> reporter: bill, martha, minute by minute we're piecing more d
FOX News
Sep 13, 2012 6:00am PDT
countries at least. as the u.s. steps up security at diplomatic missions all over the world. this is the scene just last hour. cars have been burned including the one you see on the screen. this is the live image out of cairo. same car, smoldering, fire out. but demonstrators are out too. clashing with police at the u.s. embassy for the third day in a row. there is a lot to get to this morning and here at home. i'm bill hemmer. welcome to "america's newsroom.". martha: i'm martha maccallum. some believe the protests may have been an intentional terrorist attack to coincide with september 11th particularly with the benghazi demonstration. as the investigation moves forward, hundreds of protesters in yemen chanted death to america. bill: in tune, further the west, protesters gathering outside the american embassy waving black islamic flags, chanting anti-american slogans and pictures of usama bin laden. jennifer griffin is the at pentagon. let's start in london with greg palkot on the ground in yemen. what is the latest being reported there, greg? >> reporter: we've been to th
FOX News
Sep 20, 2012 6:00am PDT
that attack that killed four americans including our u.s. ambassador in libya was indeed a terror attack on september 11. >> let me begin asking you would say ambassador stevens and the three other americans died as a result of a terrorist attack? >> certainly on that particular question i would say yes. they were killed in the course of a a terrorist attack on our embassy. bill: there is more to this story as we learn by the day. good morning i'm bill hemmer. welcome to "america's newsroom.". martha: good morning. i'm martha maccallum. intelligence sources are also telling fox news the ringleader of this attack was a former guantanamo detainee. he is libyan. released from gitmo five years ago. he was transferred to libyan custody on the condition stay in jail. obviously that did not happen. bill: chief intelligence correspondent catherine herridge working this story. the catherine, who is this man. what are we learning now? >> reporter: good morning. this story was first broken by bret baier last night is a turning point because the administration's narrative that benghazi was not a pre
FOX News
Sep 21, 2012 6:00am PDT
for the u.s. in this region and we understand there are new precautions that are being taken. what does that mean exactly, rick? >> reporter: well a number of embassies have shut down or strengthened their securities. u.s. embassies and french embass sizs across the region. we learned from our team in cairo there is protest outside the french embassy. egyptian soldiers are there to provide security. no word on other violence there. other embassies shut down including jakarta. we have video from beirut where thousands of people filled the streets. some carrying signs america equals terror and america does not equal freedom with men on one side, women on the other. this march was in fact peaceful. we have one other incident to tell you about. it happened today at the border, the southern border of israel that it shares with gaza and egypt. there was a shooting down there, an attack on israeli soldiers who were patrolling that border. apparently militants using automatic weapons andexplosivese israeli soldier, wounded two others. at least one of the attackers was killed. we have no informa
FOX News
Sep 27, 2012 9:00am EDT
place. if it does, it is expected not to happen until after the u.s. elections. very quickly we also expect to hear today from the president of libya and his speech, bill, should be a very stark contrast to what we heard in the past from the qaddafi who was famous for his lengthy rants at the u.s. podium. today we expect he will speak about libya's friendship with the united states. bill: there is so much to cover over there. keep us posted on the headlines. david lee miller at the u.n. thank you. martha. martha: as david lee was just mentioning we'll see the interim president of libya speak today at the u.n. as the obama administration explanation of the attack in benghazi continues to einvolve this morning. secretary of state hillary clinton suggesting in a gathering of world leaders that the attack was the work of an al qaeda affiliate. the secretary saying this. now with a larger safe haven and increased freedom to maneuver, terrorists are seeking to extend their reach and networks in multiple directions. they're working with other violent extremists to undermined the democratic
FOX News
Sep 19, 2012 6:00am PDT
, pakistan. hundreds of lawyers, believe it or not, forcing their way into an area that houses the u.s. embassy and other foreign missions shouting anti-u.s. slogans, burning the american flag. briefly getting into an area before police managed to push them back. that is where we start. a few more hot spots to get to. i'm bill hemmer. on we go again. martha: very familiar pictures these days. i'm martha maccallum. we have violent demonstrations breaking out in east jerusalem to show you. angry mobs chanting, we will all sacrifice ourselves for the prophet muhammad. hundreds of people hurling rocks and fireworks and all of that aimed at israeli security forces. bill: a prosecutor in egypt issued a arrest warrant for several people here in the u.s. with ties to that film some believe started all this. this is a former u.s. ambassador in iraq, in afghanistan, warns that what we're seeing today might only be the tip of the iceberg. >> we're at the beginning of the air awakening. when the tv lights went off in tahrir square, you know, after mubarak stepped down, you know, like usual we said
FOX News
Sep 28, 2012 9:00am EDT
the obama administration insisted the assault was a protest that got out of hand. fox news confirmed u.s. intelligence did indeed know it was a terror attack of 24 hours of that evening. bill: yesterday the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and the defense secretary finally statedding the obvious. >> it was a terrorist attack. as we determined details of what took place there and how that attack took place that it became clear there were terrorists who planned that attack. that's when i came to that conclusion. >> day after or was -- >> took a while to really get some of the feedback from what exactly happened at that location. >> there was a thread of intelligence reporting that groups in the environment in western, correction, eastern libya, were seeking to coalesce but there wasn't anything specific. bill: well, peter doocy is live in washington drilling down on the specifics. peter, if the administration knew it was terrorist attack in 24 hours, why did they not just say that? >> reporter: we heard from administration officials there is ongoing investigation and more details will
FOX News
Sep 26, 2012 6:00am PDT
if anywhere. remember it has been nearly two weeks since the deadly september 11 attack on a u.s. consulate in benghazi. that is where we begin. i'm bill hemmer. good morning to "america's newsroom.". martha: good morning, everybody. i'm martha maccallum. there are still really a lot of unanswered questions. it is still unclear what the libyan government is doing to bring those killers to justice. president obama yesterday telling the u.n. assembly that america will get to the bottom of the murders of chris stevens and the others. >> the attack on civilians in benghazi were attacks on america. there should be no doubt we will be relentless tracking down the killers and bringing them tobill: how possit while order in libya is still unknown? we want to begin our coverage now. greg palkot streaming live out of tripoli. what is the latest on this militia crackdown there, greg? >> reporter: bill, martha, we're getting mixed signals about that. we were just talking to our contact in benghazi. he said one of the key militias in that city is it falling into line with the government. we've been out
FOX News
Sep 18, 2012 6:00am PDT
. martha: thank you. i'm martha maccallum. al qaeda in africa calling for more protests and attacks on u.s. diplomats. this is the scene in kashmir. protesters clashing violently in the streets between india and pakistan. bill: a lot more where that comes from. david piper streams live out of bangkok with more. david, hello. >> reporter: hi, bill, yes. it has taken a few days for it to kick off here in southeast asia as you said. violent protests in indonesia today. there was also a major protest here in thailand. 400 muslim demonstrators went outside u.s. embassy a short distance here. the group calling themselves the international kuds federation. we do understand there was a heavy police presence and security is tighter in all the u.s. embassy and consulates in this region. more so in the philippines today. there was a massive protest by muslims in the south of the country. they were also burning american and israeli flags during that demonstration. and over in lebanon today the, the leader of the shiite militant group hezbollah called for sustained protests across the world. sheikh has
FOX News
Sep 7, 2012 6:00am PDT
a governor. a state senator and u.s. senator who was absentee in the u.s. senate and spent most of his time in the senate campaigning for president and had a lot of no-shows. that is empty charge. if you look mitt romney record he was involved internationally not only in business, but most people don't understand, governors are very involved in international trade deals. they're not just going on a trip with a dozen other people, snapping some photos. they're actually negotiating with heads of state and heads of company to bring industry to their state. i can assure you mitt romney had probably had more face-to-face encounters with heads of state as governor of massachusetts than barack obama had as a u.s. senator. heather: that would be something you would definitely know about being a former governor yourself. >> yeah. heather: a lot of praise given to president obama's foreign policy initiatives. we spoke to karl rove a short time ago and he called into question one specifically where president obama took credit for ending the iraqi war. also there was talk about his handling of afghanis
FOX News
Sep 24, 2012 6:00am PDT
-general of the united nations. came from the top commander in the iranian revolutionary guard. he said u.s. interests in the middle east would be attacked if there is war between iran and israel. just a the show time ago the iranian president said they do not take threats from israel seriously or as he termed the zionists. we have all means at our disposal. in a short time he will speak at a conference here in the united nations on the rule of law. the secretary-general over the weekendened when they arememberting to shy away rhetoric. we'll see if he follows up on that. representing the u.s. interests, attorney general eric holder. bill: we'll listen carefully here. syria is on the agenda. what do we know about that, david lee. >> reporter: at the united nations security council we they will meet behind closed doors. we think hear from the new arab special envoy replacing kofi annan. a short time ago he met with syrian president bashar assad he will tell the security council on the progress or lack thereof trying to resolve the crisis in syria. russian foreign minister and secretary of state hillary
FOX News
Sep 10, 2012 6:00am PDT
development overnight in afghanistan. the u.s. handing over formal control of bagram prison to the afghan government. despite ongoing disagreements over the fate of hundreds of prisoners there. taliban and other suspects also being held at that prison. its turnover is a critical part of the u.s. transfer by 2014 when most foreign troops will leave the country of afghanistan. bill: we have got some breaking news right now. brand new poll numbers in "america's newsroom" showing president obama getting a bit of a bounce out of the democratic convention. rasmussen reports president pulling ahead of governor mitt romney. hear is the number at this moment, five points, 50-45% in favor of the president. conventions are over. candidates shift focus to battle ground states which begin in early october which could be pivotal in the ultimate decision in early november. larry sabato, from university of virginia. great to see you. >> i'm doing great. bill: we missed each other in charlotte. what do you make of the number? what does it say about a convention bounce? what does it all mean? >> i don't th
FOX News
Sep 6, 2012 6:00am PDT
time. martha: all right. we've got some numbers just in on the u.s. economy and the number one issue with folks out there is jobs of course. let's take a look at the unemployment claims last week. they are in from the labor department. jobless claims dropped by 12,000 to 365,000. that is the lowest level we've seen in a month. tomorrow we'll get the big picture on the august jobs number. we'll see if the unemployment rate has moved at all and that will come just hours after president obama accepts his nomination for a sick term -- second term. joined by stuart varney, fox business network. what do you makes of today's number. >> this is not a good report, make no mistake about it. this does not provide a positive for the u.s. economy. the number is down only because last week the number was revised up so this week looks good by comparison. the fact is layoffs are still running at a far too high a level. 365,000 is way up there. that is a very high number. it is, everybody is looking for a pointer to what unemployment rate is going to be with with the big jobs report tomorrow. so far
FOX News
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am PDT
does that mean? will he launch u.s. military action. what will he do if israel launch as unilateral attack before the election against iran to stop its nuclear program? these are the major questions. martha: that is to the heart of it. that is what benjamin netanyahu said, wait, wait for what? this is the crux of the tension between the two. ed, thanks so much. be back to you in a little while. bill: we want to get back to carl cameron. you know what is on the plate, whether it is egypt, or iran's nuclear program, the dust-up with israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu. do you know from the campaign whether or not governor romney will address any of this or all of it or stay away? >> reporter: in the clinton global initiative he will larkly focus on issues he was sort of asked to speak about which is international development. he has specific ideas. linking foreign aid to opening up developing markets around the world when it comes to partisan combat and criticism president no doubt mitt romney has plenty to see about it. while he might temper his remark as little bit because thi
FOX News
Sep 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
, unemployment 8.3%. there has not been a president reelected with unemployment that high since fdr in the 1930s, the highest a president has been reelected, since then, is ronald reagan in 1984, at 7.2%, and at 8.3%, you are in a completely different magnitude of order. so, you know, they've got to make two arguments. they have to say, look, we're on the right track, we aren't where we want, to but we are a heck of a lot better than when we took office and, two, look at the other guy and you will hear a lot of "look at the other guy." >> martha brit in the interview, this morning, with david axelrod we definitely got a preview, i think of what we'll hear a lot of, and that is that mitt romney did not lay out, in their opinion, a comprehensive plan for exactly how he would fix these problems, clearly, that is going to be a theme here? >> well, he did -- mitt romney laid out -- mentioned the highlights of his plan for taxes and the budget and so on. and, you know, lighter regulation and all of that and mentioned it, you know, at least some, he does have a plan, i think the vulnerability with romn
FOX News
Sep 3, 2012 6:00am PDT
moore will join us what the debt milestone means for the u.s. economy and perhaps for the election as well. bill: there is this, martha. the monthly jobs report is due out friday morning, 8:30 a.m. that to put a damper on any momentum gained by the president this week watch this number, the jobs number for august comes only hours after the president accepts his party's nomination for president. this will put the president's economic record front and center as he start as post-campaign convention swing in new hampshire, iowa and florida, three key swing states that will be at that point, 60 days to go. we'll examine that this morning. martha: meanwhile the decision to hold the democratic convention here in charlotte is no accident. north carolina is one of nine states that president george w. bush took in 2004 that shifted over to president obama in '08. now he edged out senator john mccain by less than half a percentage point. i think about 14,000 votes in north carolina, to give a win to the president. he chose charlotte to host the dnc, perhaps in hopes of using it as a massive o
FOX News
Sep 5, 2012 6:00am PDT
% of all income tax in this country and they make up about 26% of all the households in the u.s. and earn an approximate or median of $267,000 a year. bill: one noticeably absent theme from this year's dnc platform, god. in fact, democrats failing to make mention of any higher power this year in its platform. that compares to previous years in the following way. 2008, four years ago, the word god was referenced only once. 2004 was used seven times. and four times back in the year 2000. by contrast, the word god came up 10 times in tampa at this year's republican convention platform t was mentioned twice four years ago. three times in 2004 and once, 12 years ago in the year 2000. martha: just last hour, republican vice-presidential nominee paul ryan responded to the democrats message last night. listen. >> well this is what you expect when you have a president who can not run on his record. what you did not hear is that people are better off than they were four years ago. what you did hear were simply attacks against their opponents. they don't have record they can run on. hope and change
FOX News
Sep 4, 2012 6:00am PDT
of a major u.s. city. he made more than a dozen trips to washington during his first term and several to the white house and called on the white house to address immigration and energy. he will be in prime time a bit later tonight. newspaper time. are you ready for this? martha: newspaper time. a little balancing act. bill: "charlotte observer.". michelle's message. first lady steps in the spotlight later tonight to illuminate the president's vision but she won't go on the attack. she will be in the prime time hour 10:00 eastern time live here on fox. martha: couple things on "the new york times." we look at the national papers today, these caught my eye. up in the right-hand corner, democrats say the u.s. is better off than four years ago. there is lot of back and forth whether or not that is the case. we'll get into that later this morning with one of the romney spokespeople, kevin madden. look at this one. spirit of '08 gone. democrats unite against the gop threat. that is a big question. in terms of hope and change and kind of momentum and passion people had for the president's ca
FOX News
Sep 11, 2012 6:00am PDT
. >> thank you, martha. >> stunning thing to hear him talk about the 9/11 generation volunteering for the u.s. military knowing they would be sent off to war. a 9/11 generation within the cia whose sole purpose to defeat the enemy that brought the war to our shores 11 years ago. martha: extraordinary men and women. if there is anything good that has come from that it is the tremendous spirit we've seen at home and abroad in that generation. bill: we're awaiting on the pentagon now. in a matter of moments, 9:37 a.m., that is the time of observeance for american airlines flight 77 that struck the pentagon. there were 184 lives taken that day, intertwined for eternity at 9:37 a.m. jennifer griffin was taking us through the pentagon memorial there, the age of the victim, the youngest being three years old on board that flight. the oldest being 71 years old, also on board flight 77. those memorials and the seats that are placed out there are elegant and simple. each memorial unit containing a pool of water, reflecting light in the evenings onto a bench surrounding a gravel field. as jennifer point
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